South Llano River State Park.
In God’s Country.

The Rio Grande Cichlid

The Texas Cichlid The Texas cichlid (Herichthys cyanoguttatus, formerly Cichlasoma cyanoguttatum) is a freshwater fish of the cichlid family. This is the only cichlid species that is native to the United States. The fish, also known as Rio Grande cichlid, originates from the lower Rio Grande drainage in Texas near Brownsville and Northeastern Mexico.

South Llano State Park. Texas

Stay for a week to enjoy the weather and fly fish.

Saw on a morning bike ride with my friend who lives in Traverse City.

1959 Aston Martin

Old Mission. Michigan 2021 I am 53.

1988 500SEL - The woman bought it in 1993. She loves this car. I was walking down the street and had to talk to her about it. Beauty.

So many pretty flowers here.

On vacation in Traverse City Michigan. Lovely little town.

3 Year Ago, I took my last drink of alcohol

No rock bottom. Just a desire to be free of the repeating behavior of drinking more than I intended followed by empty promises for change. From the time I wanted to quit to my last drink was about 3 years. How did I know 3 years ago it was my last drink? I had no idea. I had quit and started drinking again so many times. But I knew that my time between was quitting was getting shorter.

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